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Learn About Hand-Pour Coffee Brewing July 26

Hand Pour Coffee Brewing Course Columbus Ohio

Looking to up your coffee game? Then learn the art and science of hand-pour coffee brewing in Crimson Cup’s Coffee Brewing 701 class. The class takes place Tuesday, July 26 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Crimson Cup Innovation … Read More

2016 Military Coffee Drive

Crimson Cup military coffee drive

Time to support the troops! Our annual Military Coffee Drive takes place June 27 – July 3. For every 12-ounce bag of coffee purchased at our Crimson Cup Coffee Houses in Clintonville and Upper Arlington, we’ll send a bag of fresh-roasted … Read More

Moose Junction Coffee and Espresso Joins Crimson Cup Community

A big Crimson Cup welcome to Moose Junction Coffee and Espresso! A joint venture by longtime friends Alex and Mary Lemieux and Shawn and Lisa Peterson, the coffee house celebrated its grand opening June 7 at 7534 Roughsawn Drive, Suite … Read More

Meet the Farmer with David Lopez of El Socorro, Honduras

Meet the Farmer with David Lopez of El Socorro, Honduras

We were excited to welcome Honduran Coffee Farmer David Lopez to our Crimson Cup Coffee Houses and the Crimson Cup Innovation Lab as part of our “Meet the Farmer” series. David also visited the Ohio State University and Upper Arlington’s Barrington … Read More

Columbus Underground’s Best Bites Brunch

We were honored to sponsor Columbus Underground’s first-ever Best Bites Brunch on April 14 at the Columbus Athenaeum. This sold-out celebration brought together Columbus’s best brunch offerings for one spectacular breakfast-for-dinner experience. The Crimson Cup team was on hand to keep everyone caffeinated … Read More

Building Relationships with Guatemalan Q Graders and Coffee Growers

Crimson Cup coffee buyers cupped coffee in Guatemala

Coffee Buyer Dave Eldridge and Coffee Sourcing and Education Manager Brandon Bir recently returned from a sourcing trip to Antigua and Guatemala City.  During the four-day trip, they cupped coffees, toured a coffee production mill, and visited local coffee farms … Read More

Best Small-Business Growth Story of 2015

Metropreneur Columbus

Many thanks to Metropreneur Columbus, which named Crimson Cup its best small-business growth story of 2015. Here’s what writer Susan Post had to say: “This year it’s not an app or disruptive technology that takes the top spot as the … Read More